Lot 3166
Two American Sterling Silver Baskets
Lot Details & Additional Photographs
The first a small oval reticulated basket with swing handle and applied ball foot by Towle (4.75 x 5.75 x 4.25 in.); the second a pedestal basket with swing handle by an unknown maker (9.5 x 9.25 in.).

15.65 total troy oz.

The Lifelong Collection of Keith and Caroline Gray, Charlotte, NC. Keith and Caroline Gray were passionate about antiques, art, and history. Together they attended antique shows and auctions for decades – assembling a collection particularly strong on American coin silver, Asian art, historical documents, early images, and English ceramics. Both were longtime supporters of the Mint Museum in Charlotte, with Caroline serving in multiple capacities from docent to a member of the acquisitions board and trustee. Caroline translated her love of material culture into a successful career, becoming a certified property appraiser in Charlotte.

Good estate condition.